- May 4, 2012
Unlikely you'd get that on an international link. Even your standard SSD would struggle to make use of this.Once you've experienced downloading an entire 100Gb+ steam game in a smoke break, it becomes a need
Thing is back then you weren't running into the law of negative returns where now you are. No service or hardware can keep up with this. TV resolution is more than our eyes so anything more isn't perceived. You can already see the sweat glands on someone's skin yet camera resolutions are increasing beyond what people are making use of while storage isn't keeping up.Every time there is new high tier product released into the consumer space there are always people who bring up the "nobody needs this" argument.
Guess what, there were people who said that about 2Mbps lines once. Things progress, it's the natural order of things and if didn't happen then we'd still happily be watching MacGyver on our CRTs and hitting the BBS with our 56K modems.
Nobody needs 4K TVs.